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General Manager of Siemens Circuit Protection Systems Ltd., Shanghai (China)

Shanghai, China
General Management

English (UK)

Job Description


As general manager of Siemens Circuit Protection Systems Ltd., Shanghai (SCPS) you are responsible for all functions and business activities of the factory in Shanghai. You lead the organization to obtain optimal result in terms of quality, logistic performance and cost position through the best use of human resources, technical and financial means, within the framework of business strategy and the approved budget. You determine the strategic direction for EM LP MI SCPS in China.


What are my responsibilities?

  • Define and (over) achieve budget targets, delivering overall business results that represent benchmark to competitors.

  • Drive the strategic development and international competitiveness of the organization units assigned.

  • Ensure consistency with overall Manufacturing strategy and respective local EHS regulations.

  • Plan and propose unit´s budget, and decide and allocate financial and personnel resources, within given limits.

  • Manage and develop all the respective work flow process to ensure all production targets are achieved.

  • Design and propose short- and midterm development of the site and set up and monitor completion of agreed investment projects.

  • Build up and foster networks within Siemens China and all relevant headquarter departments

  • Liaise with local authorities in public matters and represent Siemens production site in related aspects.

  • Interfacing to workers council and labor unions.

  • Manage organization units assigned, and lead and/or coordinate dedicated Management, Professionals and staff.

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Long term professional experience in different functions, especially in the area of manufacturing or SCM and Lean implementation (Siemens Production System or equivalent)

  • High level of social and leadership skills with the focus on collaboration, motivation and coaching of people.

  • International experience (projects and / or delegation; before or with first plant manager position)

  • Several years of leadership experience (minimum 2 other management roles)

  • In-depth knowledge and sophisticated experiences of all manufacturing technologies applied to low voltage products production preferred.

  • Bachelor degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or similar education

  • Fluent English skill in oral and written.


What else do I need to know ?


  • Siemens Circuit Protection Systems Ltd., Shanghai (SCPS) was founded in Mar 1996, is located in Jinshan District, Shanghai. With its nearly 1000 employee, SCPS is dedicated to design & manufacture premium quality products including miniature Circuit Breaker, residual Current Devices, fuses & disconnector. Established in 2006, SCPS R&D center was identified by Siemens as a “global R&D hub” for electrical related technologies. Till today, it is the 2nd largest R&D organization of the type among the Siemens global R&D footprint. With the boost of productivity and R&D competence, SCPS deliver reliable products and services to our customers and expect sustainable growth together with our customers, suppliers and employees.



  • Please find more information on our organization at

  • We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of you ability as we will use the data to review your suitability to the role.

Job ID: 102068

Organization: Energy Management

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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